The Press Club helps support the Inklings Newspaper and Website by participating in a variety of fundraising activities in order to provide funding for:

  • Monthly printing of the newspaper
  • New equipment used by the Inklings’ staff in order to enhance the newspaper and website (i.e. new cameras, microphones, computers, software)
  • Certain field trip expenses

If you would like to become a sponsor or a member of the Press Club, please contact our Business Manager, Brett Franklin, at inklingsnewsbusiness@gmail.com or fill out one of our forms for the Press Club and send it with your membership or sponsorship fee to:

The Inklings Press Club

Room 2031

Staples High School

70 North Avenue

Westport, CT 06880


Membership Levels (designed for parents, families, individuals, etc.):

Publisher: Annual donation of $500 and up

  •  Annual Inklings Logowear
  •  One Inklings bumper sticker
  • Full year of free subscriptions
  • Name listed on membership page

Editor: Annual Donation of $250-$499

  • Full year of free subscriptions
  • One Inklings bumper sticker
  • Name listed on membership page

Reporter: Annual Donation of $100-$249

  • Half year of free subscriptions
  • One Inklings bumper sticker
  • Name listed on membership page

Subscriber: Annual Donation of $50-$99

  • Half year of free subscriptions
  • Name listed on membership page

Sponsorship Levels (designed for organizations, local businesses, teams, etc.):

Platinum: Annual Donation of $1000 and up

  • 40% off on ad space on four issues
  • One complimentary B&W full page ad
  • Name listed on sponsorship page

Gold: Annual Donation of $500

  • 30% off on ad space on four issues
  • One complimentary B&W quarter page ad
  • Name listed on sponsorship page

Silver: Annual Donation of $250

  • 20% off on ad space on four issues
  • One complimentary B&W business card ad
  • Name listed on sponsorship page

Bronze: Annual Donation of $125

  • 10% off on ad space on four issues
  • Name listed on sponsorship page

Press Club Donor List:

SPONSORS

  • Freudigman & Billings, LLC — Platinum Level
  • Greenwich Medical Spa — Platinum Level

MEMBERS

  • Franklin Family — Publisher Level
  • Van Riper Family — Publisher Level
  • Kim and Marty Sands — Editor Level
  • Lynn Family — Editor Level
  • Schemel Family — Editor Level
  • Weisz Family — Editor Level
  • Goldberg Family — Reporter Level